THE HURT LOCKER
AV15+. 2008. During the Iraq war, an elite army bomb squad works together in Baghdad, where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could potentially be a deadly explosive. Suitably gritty and authentic exploration of the addiction of warfare. Stars Jeremy Renner (pictured) and Anthony Mackie.
THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK
M. 1998. Drama from director Randall Wallace starring Leonardo DiCaprio, John Malkovich and Jeremy Irons. The Musketeers reunite to abduct the cruel King Louis XIV of France and replace him with a substitute – his identical twin brother. Star-studded but superficial swashbuckler.
M. 2006. German adventure flick starring Matthias Koeberlin, Mina Tander, Kevin McNally and Peter Mastin. A meteorologist returns to Berlin and immediately recognises the warning signs of an unprecedented storm that threatens to devastate the city. Manipulative, made-for-TV disaster flick from director Andreas Linke.